Senior Security Engineer

Country:  Portugal
City:  Lisbon
Department:  Corporate Functions
Job ID:  40176

Our Corporate Functions teams make sure everything at Grünenthal runs smoothly by bringing together people with a wide range of skills – from experts in finance, IT, HR, law and compliance through to business strategists and creative media minds. If you’re a great collaborator and a strong communicator, you’ll feel right at home here. Join our team and join forces with colleagues across our business to maximise our company’s positive impact on patients and their families.


What the job looks like:

  • Design and Integration of IT Services in the Grünenthal Security Stack
  • Integrate the Grünenthal Security Stack in the IT Service Backbone
  • Build and maintain security solutions and integrations
  • Operations of the cyber security toolchain
  • Lead a complex collaborative team-based environment integrated in existing Grünenthal operations.
  • Process leadership to enable rapid response to incidents, threats to protect our data and availability
  • Build and provide leadership, motivation, challenge, and oversight to a small expert technical team.
  • Procure and oversee security managed services and outsourced technical capabilities


What you bring to the table:

  • Proven experience in building and leading security operations/ incident response teams
  • Demonstrable experience in handling Managed Security Services operations
  • In-depth understanding of threat intelligence practices and threat hunting
  • Experience in working with external stakeholders such as communities and law enforcement
  • Demonstrable experience of defining and embedding a culture of highly visible, responsive, and effective service provision within a team
  • Master degree in (business) computer science, engineering or comparable
  • Solid knowledge of Azure IT security technologies
  • Experience of implementing/working to various regulations, standards and frameworks
  • Ideally with professional certification (e.g., CISSP)
  • Fluent in English



Andreas Garstecki, the Hiring Manager


About Grünenthal

Grünenthal is a global leader in pain management and related diseases. As a science-based, privately-owned pharmaceutical company, we have a long track record of bringing innovative treatments and state-of-the-art technologies to patients worldwide. Our purpose is to change lives for the better – and innovation is our passion. We are focussing all of our activities and efforts on working towards our vision of a world free of pain.

Grünenthal is headquartered in Aachen, Germany, and has affiliates in 29 countries across Europe, Latin America and the US. Our products are available in more than 100 countries. In 2020, Grünenthal employed around 4,500 people and achieved sales of € 1.3 bn.

Your HR contact:
Sara Marques

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